Specimen Processing Specialist at Miraca Life Sciences
Posted in Health Care 10 days ago.
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Location: Boston, Massachusetts
The Specimen Processing Specialist is responsible for general support functions within the Specimen Processing Department. This position requires a medical data entry background. All functions must be performed with confidence, accuracy and in a timely manner. The Specimen Processing Specialist will learn and understand various client test requests. This position is critical to quality for customer satisfaction. Department is a production environment, with emphasis on productivity/quality standards and departmental completion times.
Skills, such as experience in data entry, high attention to detail, and focus on quality are a must.
Visual acuity (including color discrimination) and analytical skill to distinguish fine detail.
Must possess ability to sit and/or stand for long periods of time.
Must possess ability to perform repetitive motion.
Ability to lift up to 30 pounds.
May be exposed to hazardous waste material including stain waste (i.e., hematoxylin, eosin, etc.) aromatic hydrocarbons (xylene), and other combustible organics (i.e., ethyl alcohol and isopropanol).
May be required to handle blood-borne pathogens and general laboratory reagents.
This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.